Millions of current U.S. dollars
|Commodity and code||Exports||Imports||Total trade||Balance|
|Motor vehicles and parts (87)||106,994||214,467||321,461||-107,473|
|Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts (88)||75,952||21,844||97,796||54,108|
|Ships, boats, and floating structures (89)||3,160||1,923||5,083||1,237|
|Railway or tramway locomotives and parts (86)||2,752||1,669||4,421||1,083|
|Total, transportation commodities||188,858||239,903||428,761||-51,045|
|Total, all commodities||1,162,708||1,953,699||3,116,407||-790,991|
|Transportation commodities share of trade||16.2%||12.3%||13.8%||6.5%|
Notes: The numbers in parentheses are the classification categories from the Harmonized Tariff Schedule.
Classification category (87) also includes bicycles, wheelchairs, and baby carriages.
Total trade = exports plus imports. Balance = exports minus imports.
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics; based on data from U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. International Trade Commission, Interactive Tariff and Trade DataWeb, available at http://dataweb.usitc.gov as of October 2008.